This article will be among the news, features, analysis and insight filling the pages of the next print edition of Credit Union Times.
The issue of revenue that banks and credit unions make from transactions on their debit cards moved from the obscure corners of the financial services industry into the national spotlight last week as the Federal Reserve's debit interchange cap came into effect.
Community bankers also ask President Obama to consider taxing billion-dollar credit unions.
Testy exchanges focus on potential compliance costs and financial products targeted for increased scrutiny.
The new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday provided more details of how it plans to examine credit unions and banks.
With 115,000 new jobs and Chrysler’s $7.5 billion recent loan repayment to the government, the White House is encouraged by the auto industry’s comeback.
Spring fever is in the air. Or hay fever. Some kind of fever has policy makers in Washington not thinking very clearly.
President Obama has signed the repeal of a Form 1099 reporting rule that the SBA said would be costly to small businesses.
In a speech Wednesday, credit unions' tax-exempt status were among the "tax expenditures" the president called for review.
Below is an excerpt from Glenn Beck's Fox News broadcast of Oct. 8.